Business Licenses

Doing Business in St. Helena

Please fill out the applicable Business License Application below and email it to Finance, bring it to City Hall or mail it to:

1088 College Avenue
St. Helena, CA 94574

If you are operating out of your home, you will need to fill out the Home Occupation Application and submit it along with your Business License with a $300 non-refundable application fee.

Review Process

Your application will be subject to review by the Planning Department. Please allow up to four weeks for processing. An invoice will be sent to you upon approval.

Contractors/Subcontractors

Please fill out the Business License Application and check the box for Contractor License. Email it to Finance, bring it to City Hall or mail it to:

1088 College Avenue
St. Helena, CA 94574

All business licenses expire on December 31 and renewals are due by January 31 of the following year.

The City mails a courtesy notice at the end of the calendar year to remind you that your license fees are due. However, it is your responsibility, as the business owner, to renew by the last day of January.

If you have any questions, please email Finance.

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